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Skegness and Spilsby fail to feature in promotional video

A sleekly produced video promoting all that is good about the county has just been unveiled with the aim of ‘showing people what makes Lincolnshire the perfect place to live, work, visit, and invest’.

Pupils at Skegness Priimary Academy wore green and baked cakes to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. ANL-160930-171136001

Cakes go down a treat for World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

It’s the one day of the year your don’t have to feel guilty about eating cakes and members of the community in the Skegness area have been doing the charity proud.

The Grand Central in Skegness is to be demolished and replaced with a new leisure complex. ANL-160930-165753001

Plans for Grand Central in Skegness approved

Plans to demolish a former entertainments centre on the Skegness seafront and replace it with a new leisure complex have been approved.

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Grimoldby luxury watch dealer jailed for 1.25 million fraud

A luxury watch dealer, who dodged £1.25 million in tax by falsifying import paperwork to show Rolexes, Cartiers and Breitlings were worth as little as $50, has been jailed for three years.

Building work has begun in Skegness on a new �2m affordable housing development for retired people on the site of the former Sea Breezes Residential Care Home in Scarbrough Avenue. ANL-160930-150613001

Work begins on £2m affordable housing scheme in Skegness for the retired

Building work has begun in Skegness on a new £2m affordable housing development for retired people.

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Have your say on Council Tax Support in East Lindsey

People living in East Lindsey are being asked for their views on the local Council Tax Support Scheme.

One in three adults enjoys a holiday fling

One in three adults enjoys a holiday fling

Three out of 10 adults have enjoyed a holiday fling with a stranger, according to new research.

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Serina Pickering at the graveside of her baby, Brittany. ANL-160926-152956001

Skegness mum’s petition over future of baby’s grave

A distraught Skegness mum has vowed to carry on with her petition to be allowed to place flowers and toys on the grave of her baby daughter.


VIDEO: Vets warn dog owners about parasite on the rise as autumn begins

New figures have revealed that the parasite lungworm which targets dogs has been found in nearly every county in the UK.

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Fire and Rescue news.

Chimney fire in Maltby Le Marsh

Alford firefighters put out a chimney fire at a home on Main Road, Maltby Le Marsh, yesterday (Thursday) evening.


VIDEO: It’s panto time again in Skegness – oh. yes it!

Pupils from a Skegness primary school showed their appreciation when they missed lessons for a sneak preview of this year’s Skegness pantomime, Peter Pan.

Girl backs friend’s cancer fight

Girl backs friend’s cancer fight

A Winthorpe girl who annually raises funds for Children in Need has, has this year taken on a second cause – a 10-year-old friend fighting cancer.

Rare Black Moon to rise tomorrow night

Rare Black Moon to rise tomorrow night

It could bring with it world destruction, black magic or the Second Coming - or just get moongazers out in force.

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New £2.1million project to help Lincolnshire’s unemployed get back into work

Job seekers in greater Lincolnshire can now access tailored support to help them get back into work thanks to a new project.


Teenager assualted young woman with stiletto

A Skegness teenager ‘inexplicably’ assaulted another young woman outside a town night spot by hitting her over the head with the stiletto heel of her shoe in what magistrates described as a ‘serious assault’.


Argos creates more than 10,000 Christmas jobs

High street retailer Argos is to recruit more than 10,000 seasonal staff to work in its stores over the busy Christmas period.

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Martha's skin after using the wipes.

Mums call for Aldi to recall ‘sensitive’ baby wipes after children’s allergic reaction

A mum is demanding Aldi recall baby wipes after her two-year-old daughter suffered a horrific rash - which looked like severe sunburn.

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East Lindsey District Council headquarters at Tedder Hall in Manby.

Fresh controversy over proposed Gypsy and Traveller sites in East Lindsey

Fresh controversy has erupted over proposed provision of Gypsy and Traveller sites in East Lindsey.

Police news.

Skegness police charge man with wounding

Police in Skegness yesterday (Wednesday) charged a 36-year-old man with wounding following an assault on Monday night.

Chief Insp Jim Tyner with a key message on Twitter.

East Lindsey’s chief inspector with a novel message on rural crime

East Lindsey’s punning police chief inspector has found a novel way to encourage people to report rural crime.

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